CHAMPCAR/CART: Indianapolis practice 95-05-19

*** NEWSFLASH Mario Andretti became the 52nd driver of the month to pass the driver physical. At 5:34pm Carlos Guerrero spun out in turn four, just tapped the outside wall, and then slid across the track, then slightly bumped the inside...

*** NEWSFLASH Mario Andretti became the 52nd driver of the month to pass the driver physical.

At 5:34pm Carlos Guerrero spun out in turn four, just tapped the outside wall, and then slid across the track, then slightly bumped the inside wall at the pit entrance. Car damage was fairly minor, and there were no injuries. This was a very minor incident -- The fifth at the track this month.

43 cars were on the track today, running 2,173 laps. Cars on track today: #1/#1T Unser Jr.; #2 Unser Jr.; #3T Tracy; #4T Vasser; #5T C. Fittipaldi; #5T Gordon; #6T Andretti; #7T Salazar; #8T de Ferran; #9T E. Fittipaldi; #10/10T Fernandez; #11T Boesel; #11T Rahal; #14 Cheever; #15 C. Fittipaldi; #16T Johansson; #17T Sullivan; #18T Gugelmin; #19 Bachelart;#19T Alessandro Zampedri, The AGFA Car; #22 C. Guerrero; #22T C.Guerrero; #24 Goodyear; #25 Matsushita; #27 Villeneuve; #31 Ribeiro; #33T Fabi; #40T Luyendyk; #41T Sharp; #42 Greenfield; #44 Ward; #55 Greco; #60T Brayton; #61 Stefan Johansson, Team Alumax; #64 Parsons; #77 Jones; #88 Gil de Ferran, Pennzoil Special; #92 Freon; #95T Hamilton; #96 Crawford; #99 St. James.

A total of 77 cars are now at the Speedway, 76 have passed technical inspection and one is in the process. 43 driver have been on the track to date. There were 16 yellows for 2 hours, 43 minutes. At 10 a.m., the temperature was 62 degrees and winds were N at 9 mph. At 5 p.m., the temperature was 73 degrees and winds were NW at 10 mph. Track temperatures from Goodyear tire engineers were 114 degrees at Noon and 111 degrees at 5 p.m.

TOP 10 NOT-YET QUALIFIED DRIVERS OF THE DAY 1 10 Adrian Fernandez Tecate Beer/Quaker State 228.397 2 5T Christian Fittipaldi Valvoline/Cummins 227.998 3 9T Emerson Fittipaldi Miller Genuine Draft 227.814 4 19 Eric Bachelart The AGFA Car 227.393 5 55 Marco Greco Brastemp Lola 226.843 6 41T Scott Sharp A.J. Foyt Enterprises 226.620 7 99 Lyn St. James Subway 226.603 8 61 Stefan Johansson Team Alumax 226.472 9 22 Carlos Guerrero Herdez-Viva Mexico! 226.023 10 44 Jeff Ward Arizona Executive Air 224.562

Qualifying order for Saturday: 1 #1T Unser, Jr. 16 #16T Johansson 2 #2 E. Fittipaldi 17 #22 C. Guerrero 3 #92 Freon 18 #10 Fernandez 4 #16 Johansson 19 #96 Crawford 5 #55 Greco 20 #99 TBA 6 #5T TBA 21 #19 Bachelart 7 #15 C. Fittipaldi 22 #64 Parsons 8 #15T C. Fittipaldi 23 #77 Jones 9 #44 Ward 24 #40T TBA 10 #8T TBA 25 #4T TBA 11 #14T TBA 26 #42 Greenfield 12 #21T TBA 27 #9T TBA 13 #41T Sharp 28 #11T TBA 14 #1 Unser, Jr. 29 #77T Jones 15 #2T E. Fittipaldi

Added to end of line by today's draw: #80 TBA; #99T TBA; #95T Hamilton; #19T TBA; #61 Johansson; #22T C. Guerrero; #7T TBA; #33T TBA; #90T TBA; #17T TBA; #18T TBA; #3T TBA; #88 TBA; #6T TBA; #10T Fernandez.

*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-* * Jim DeFord * * jdeford@pacifier.com * *-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-* * Rootin' For Pruett in '95 * *-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*-*

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Series IndyCar
Drivers Stefan Johansson , Jeff Ward , Scott Sharp , Gil de Ferran , Adrian Fernandez , Christian Fittipaldi , Lyn St. James , Mario Andretti , Emerson Fittipaldi , A.J. Foyt
Teams A.J. Foyt Enterprises